Boat Builder

Stefano Riva

© Carlo Borlenghi

Born in Lecco in 1966, Stefano, called "Archimede" started sailing on dinghies when he was 20 years old. Since then he has worked in the nautical field as sailor, rigger and boat builder. His first America's Cup was in 2000 with Mascalzone Latino, then in 2007 with Desafio Espanol. He has also gathered a significant experience in ocean racing while working on the shore team and as crewmember of TIM, the Orma 60 skippered by Giovanni Soldini.